Short Interest in First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF (NASDAQ:FTRI) Grows By 624.5%

First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF (NASDAQ:FTRIGet Rating) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 73,900 shares, a growth of 624.5% from the March 15th total of 10,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 126,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.6 days.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. CWM LLC purchased a new stake in First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF in the fourth quarter worth about $128,000. Susquehanna International Group LLP bought a new position in shares of First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $190,000. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC bought a new position in shares of First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $336,000. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. increased its holdings in First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF by 10.2% in the 3rd quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 56,449 shares of the company’s stock worth $736,000 after acquiring an additional 5,230 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Citadel Advisors LLC raised its stake in First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF by 20.5% during the 2nd quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 59,543 shares of the company’s stock worth $873,000 after acquiring an additional 10,115 shares during the period.

Shares of First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF stock traded up $0.13 on Tuesday, hitting $16.87. 200 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 120,875. First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF has a 1 year low of $12.77 and a 1 year high of $17.02. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $15.86.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 31st. Investors of record on Monday, March 28th were issued a $0.235 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Friday, March 25th. This represents a $0.94 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.57%.

First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF Company Profile (Get Rating)

First Trust ISE Global Copper Index Fund is an exchange traded fund. The investment objective of the Fund is to seek investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield of an equity index called the ISE Global Copper Index. The ISE Global Copper Index is designed to provide the investors interested in tracking public companies, which are active in the copper mining industry based on analysis of revenue derived from the sale of copper.

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